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to tax themselves more to pay for it? our news reporter cornell bernard is live with that story. >> the state of the city is wet today but pretty good. we sat down together to get a preview of the address. he plans to ask voters for help to john rate more revenue. >> things are getting better. >> he says they are improving despite many challenges, including a rising crime rate and creating more jobs. the mayor will talk about plans to support police services and restore pay to worker whose took cuts to help balance the budget in recent years. to do that a sales tax increase is needed. >> we have to go to the ballot to get permission. that would be in 2014. it depends on the voter support. we have done some polling. the voters think we are moving in the right direction. >> that poll shows 70's percent of voters may support a quarter percent sales tax increase but only 57 percent favor half a percent high. and a worker at a maintenance worker that contracts with the city likes anything that will help keep his job. >> another tax hike could be a tough sell. >> people reach fatigue
and the security measures include heat sensitive ink and art work. >> counterfeiters do not pay taxes or health care or provide pensions, they are criminal organizations. they are criminal parasites making money off of the hard work and innovation of others. >> during the operation, authorities have arrested 23 people in connection with sports merchandise counterfeiting. in new orleans for abc7. >> the coast guard and the national park service will be joined to educate dog owners of beach safety as part of the awareness campaign. there have been five drowning deaths at bay area beaches since november. in each case, the victim had their dog with them and some of them jumped in the water to save the pet at a wave swept them in the ocean. officials want to educate dog owners on hazards including what to do if their pets get swept to sea and how to swim out of a rip current. >> in sonoma, health officials are investigating the first confirmed rabid cat case in the county in 16 years. the domestic cat bit someone in glenn ellen and that person received a rabies shot. officials say the incident highl
taxes. now a preview of that. >> the mayor will build his state of the city address around a word that normally no one wants to hear, taxes. tonight, the mayor 8 call on community leaders to organize a campaign for city seals tax -- sales tax to restore money to city workers who took cuts. residents are willing to pay new taxes with 70 percent support for a .25 sales tax increase and 57 percent for half a cent sales tax increase. the earliest this would be on the ballot is next year. folks here in san jose have voted four times to aprove sales tax increases since the mayor has taken office back in 2007 and it is not clear if another will fly. we will find out tonight when the mayor makes his state of the city address tonight. >> right now we have breaking news to tell you about in southern california. three police officers have been shot, two in riverside and one in corona. this is over riverside where the police department says an officer was killed. reports say the shootings could be related to a suspect wanted in connection of a double murder in irving. this has gotten a lot of
of the things that mitt romney talked about. he said there's some low-hanging fruit. there are a lot of tax loopholes that should be closed. i agree with him. we haven't done that. >> like which ones? >> well, oil subsidies. we have issues dealing with shipping jobs overseas. why don't we do some -- fill some of these -- >> i think if my numbers are correct, you do the oil and gas subsidy, i think that might save you something like 25 billion over ten years. >> no, it's more than that, george. but let's assume because the debt ceiling doesn't kick in till august, i believe that's what we'll have, but let's add these together. let's say you're right, 30 billion. but let's -- jobs overseas, we can dial that however we want because it's all -- a huge loss of revenue, corporate jets, tehre are all kind of things that are low-hanging fruit. >> you've heard the republicans across the board here. they're saying they're done with revenues for 2013. >> george, the american people are on our side. the american people don't believe in these austere things. we believe that the rich should contribute. w
are people ready to raise their taxes again? why the mayor is planning to ask them to do just that tonight. plus... >> on treasure island before you drive on the new bay bridge how about a stroll Ñfd:pg francisco? start training now, you'll be able to do that if you want to. we'll explain coming up live. >> a girl gets honored for her lemonade stand. >> i'm michael finney. going the distance. tips how to make your car last 200,000 mile >>> planning for the new bay bridge opening celebration going on in earnest now it will close over labor day weekend in a public celebration is in the works but it's going to take a lot of money. >> heather. >> there are two major pieces of celebrations planning on logistics that will almost certainly be paid for with public funding and money your toll money. other piece is the fun part, the party. and it will be paid for with private funding before new bay bridge opens for traffic it will be closed to finish up construction projects. and on sunday and monday, the public will be invited onto the bridge for a walk.3amí there may bekk a bike ride ana conc
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the need for new taxes to support city services and restore pay to worker whose have seen cuts in recent years to help balance the budget. that includes the police with whom they are negotiating. our media partner the mercury news report that 70 percent support a quarter percent hike in the city sales tax. the council will discuss the report next week. the earliest a new measure goes on the ballot is next year. we the have more in a live report next half hour. >> 4:8 -- 4:38 right now. >> the rain will take its time so most of us can get out before 7:00 we are okay unless you are in the north bay with scattered rain now. the best radar is north of 116ed and to forestville we see the better radar return with light rainfalling in santa rosa. upstream, it is a cold system. there is snow in the higher elevation. there is light rain in the lower elevation. the breakdown today in the movement of the rain, the rain is in the north bay through 7:00. it moves across the bay and to the south bay from 7:00 to noon. it will exit the south bay at 1:00 o'clock. the showers will develop toward 4:00. th
residents will agree to a tax increase to beef up a struggling police department. the mayor laid out the plan in the state of the city address. our news reporter has details. >> san jose's mayor was quick to set the tone for the state of the city address. >> i would love to tell you i am not talk about the budget. that would be a pleasant change but that is still our biggest challenge. >> there is a small surplus this year it is still not enough to beef up the city's struggling police department. layoffs, low morale and pension reform have shrunk the department to under 1,000. >> my priority is public safety. >> the crime rate has gone up. last year there were 46 homicides, the highest in 20 years. the mayor promises to add 200 officers the next two years but the police officers union wants more. >> people are looking for san jose to pay a competitive wage for police officers. the market rate san jose pays is much less than any of the surrounding cities. >> to get it back on track, the mayor is suggesting up to half a sent sales tax. >> in 2014 we can explain to the public if they gi
the special fire tax. the request comes after reports that the california department of forest story placed $3.6 million into an off budget account. legislatureséaw@Ñ want prosecuts to great. >> they cannot put money into a secret fund have it administered off the state books for the country district attorney association. that is almost criminal. >> cal fire spokesman saying it was posted on thef#[?t transparency pub web site.f&lex >> there is more still to come tonight. just ahead silicon valley leads the way towards a national recovery but not without competition from the rest of the bay area. >> a look at process by the meat industry to tenderize beef. it's not without risk.z(rÑ >>> silicon valley helping to lead the rest of the country out of the great recession. a rrt shows 46,000 new businesses opened last year and 92,000 new jobs. one analyst says the value gee back to where it was before the dot com bust a dozen years ago. >> there is a big difference is where jobs are being created. silicon valley had bragging rights but now is getting competition from san francisco. our region is
. >> people would live in the bay area's largest city are having a change of heart for the taxes. arrest cornell bernard tells us from san jose as the mayor is ready for the state of the city address. cornell? >> normally it is a word no one wants to hear but the mayor will make it a big part of the state of the city address. the word is "taxes." the mayor says the city needs a sales tax increase and will call on community leaders to organize a campaign to support police and fire services and restore pay for workers who had to take cuts to balance the budget. a poll suggests that voters could be willing to do that. there is 70 percent support if a quarter percent sales increase but 57 percent for half a percent increase. the earliest it would be on the battle is next year, the 5th sales tax measure voters have approved since the mayor took office in 2007. the state of the city address is underway at 6:30 right here at city hall. >> fairfield police are asking for your help in finding the killer of a 13-year-old girl. the guardi
district promised to keep taxes low when building this high school in american canyon. >> our promise was to keep the tax bill at or below 39 we're able to accomplish that. >> there wasn't enough money to finish the project and traditional school bonds and allowing payments to be stretched out over a longer period but there is a price. one district a loan costs 23 times more than first borrowed. an investigation found state has some of the loosest rools in the nation. found 321 school zrekts used cabs. costing taxpayers nearly $22 billion. in southernup >> should school districts be making deals where there is a huge balloon payment on debt some day, they're not paying for it as they use the new facility. >> in the all districts swril huge balloon payments. still, some worry the burden of carrying the debt will catch up. >>ñr if you don't have money to pay for it maybe you should have toned it down a bit. >> scott andrews ran for the school board in 2009. >> in my eyes district is bankrupt already. they just don't know it. they haven't had to default on a payment yet. >> districts t
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march 1 to come up with a plan including tax reform and spending cuts. if the problem sounds familiar, it should. it's the same decision lawmakers faced in december deciding to push back the deadline to march 1 here we are again. if no deal is in place by then, auto in thic tax hikes and spending cuts will kick in. >> this economy is headed in the right direction ask will stay that way as long as there aren't any self inflekted wounds-Ñ;n. >> it's a lot of money. it's down nearly $1.1 trillion. at a peak of $1.4 trillion at the end of president bush's second term. experts say the deficit could drop by 2015. >> today, british parliament legalized same-sex marriage that7:ru:u&d allow couples to get married in both civil and religious ceremonies if instit yug as agree to it. it needs to pass a final vote next week. the u.s. military appears ready to extend benefits to same-sex partners of service members. a final decision has not been made on which benefits would be included. pentagon is likely to aallow the partners to have access to some programs. the pentagon repealed a ban on openly
yogs a tax increase? next. >> and a campaign to curb gun violence through some of the toughest firearms restrictions. news at can 6:00 >>> the mayor of the bay area's largest city gives his state of the state city address in about 30 minutes. david louie is live with the preview of that for us. >> the mayor thinks residents might be willing to pay myer sales taxes if the money can go to hiring more police officers and restoring pay cuts. the reason is rising crime. >> san jose had four homicides so far this year. and a string of robberies. >> crime has gone up. it's scary. y know? thinking about safety of kids and everybody. >>ó) needs to be addressed. >> interest there is not enough offices to respond to calls when people are in danger. >> is that an issue that needs to be8 >> i think yes. everybody believe that's. >> the mayor won't disappoint and gave us a preview saying beefing up police will be a top priority. >> priority to restore capacity in the police department. we'll start working on that now with savings we should able to add officers but in the short run we need to retain
. criminals use stolen identities to file fraudulent tax returns and then receive bogus refunds. the irs says it has prevented thefts of $20 billion last year, half, again, as much as the year before. but the tax agency says it admits it still does miss some. >>> and here's more evidence that facebook weaves a tangled web. many users browsing the internet yesterday were redirected from major sites to a facebook error page. but it only affected those who were logged into facebook with the same browser. and going to sites that had facebook's like button. facebook has fixed the problem. >>> british authorities say some recalled frozen lasagna packages contained 60% horse meat and some as much as 100%. earlier this month, millions of burgers were pulled off of british shelves because they were tainted. horse meat isn't a health risk for humans. but it's just generally not eaton in britain or the u.s. >> that's a nasty story. >>> and your chances of finding love, and more, at work may depend on your profession. more than 8% of artists say they've hooked up with a colleague. number two for workplac
who purchase a electric vehicle could get a tax brake under a measure introduced today. it would provide exemptions for those who buy electric cars s sales of the vehicles have been slower due to their higher costs but assembly man hopes to offer these incentives. the state supreme court ruling today that it's okay for retailers to ask you for personal information which you buy something with a credit card. law bans brick and mortar stores for asking for data. but court ruled same law does not apply to merchants. ruling the need to protect from fraud outweighs concerns. our media partner marin independent journal points out a wet december followed by a dry january helped the spawning season. so that is good news in marin. >> it started really cold this morning. kind of warmed up. >> it did. then started to change8fkenÑ sandhya patel is live on the roof tonight with the aftd. >> this is going to get wet this week. how is that? it was a gloomy start to monday torning. i call it june gloom type of weather. we're going to have the possibility of cooler wet winter weather. check out
and in order to do that the mayor says a tax increase is needed and not everyone is willing to pay. >> we are saying too much. >> yes. yes. maybe this will be good. >> we have to go to the ballot. to get voter permission in 2014.j7Ñew this depends on voter support. we've done polling. >> that poll found 70% of the voters support a quarter percent increase. hike. >> a search of a shipping container turned up thousands of rounds of ammunition. customs seized 2300 rounds hidden in air filters in cars bound for among yola. the ammo and vehicles were seized last month. no(Ñ criminal charges have been filed. >> muni official as announced changes to the way it maintains cable car lines following yesterday's accident that injured several passengers and two crew members. a bolt from a plate came loose yesterday. that caused to it jury the crew and passengers. >> in addition to looking at switches is once per week we'll make sure we put tension on the bolts to make sure that they're all secured properly. >> officials say it probably came lose from normal wear and tear. >> amazing. >> yes. >> that
to a tax increase to fund the police department laying out the land in the state of the city address saying although there is a small surplus this year, it is still not enough to beef up the struggling police department. layoffs, and pension reforms have shrunk the department to under 1,000. the mayor promises to add 200 officers over the next two years but the union wants more. >> we are looking for sheas to pay competitive wage for police officers. the rate now is much less than any of the surrounding cities. >> in 2014 we can explain to the public to they give us additional revenues we will restore services. >> the mayor is suggesting up to half a percent sales tax increase. the measure cannot go before the voters until next year. >> talk about timely, considering what going on in the east coast, searchers are going to extremes to figure how extreme weather damages property. >> headlines that could break chocolate lovers heart, from jane king live at the new york stock exchange. >> good morning, believe it or not bloomberg learned that someone hired by insurance groups is making balls th
to a tax increase to help fund the police department. the mayor laid out the plan last night in the state of the city address saying although there is a small surplus this year, it is still not enough to beef up the struggling police department. lay offs and pension reform have shrunk the department under 1,000 people. the mayor promises to add 200 officers the next two years but the believes union wants more. >> we are looking for san jose to pay a competitive wage for police officers. the market rate san jose pays is much less than any of the surrounding cities. >> in 2014 we will be able to explain to the public if they give us additional revenue we will restore services. >> the mayor is suggesting up to half a percent sales tax. a measure cannot go before voters until next year. >> investigators are wanting of a door-to-door scam in san mateo county trying to sell magazine subscriptions to benefit the reason amend mcdonald house. they are well dressed and plight but not affiliated with the organization. they only use fundraisers and special events to finance their expenses. >> a searc
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:00 a witness says she saw the victim fall down. employees in a tax preparation office tried to help the victim before paramedic adds arrived but he died at the hospital. >> police want to find people growing marijuana inside of a home on scotsville court. firefighters discovered between 300 and 400 pot plants. pg&e believes they stole about $47,000 worth of electricity in order to power the operation.6!9ñ and the cause of the fire is being investigated. >> another sunny day, but changes coming up to our weerj that is right. spencer1elíç christian is here h the accu-weather forecast. >> changes have begun already. notice more clouds beginning to move into skies as we look at live doppler 7 hd. more sunshine today. we'll see clouds and skies becoming cloudy here, right now, cool and 49 degrees now in san francisco. 55 across the bay in oakland. 56 in san jose. milder in inland locations. 65 in livermore now. here is a look at first forecast this evening, we'll continue to see clouds increasing and will be cool this evening, temperatures into low 40s to about 50. early in thev[wñ morning we'l
in airports may be a waste of money. a government investigation finds the tsa is spending millions of tax dollars on dogs that can't detect explosives. dog teams were secretly followed for a year and failed to find bombs in passenger terminals. the report says the dogs are simply not being trained properly. >>> senate armed services committee could vote on the nomination of chuck hagel to be the next defense secretary. hagel faced off against some former republican senate colleagues yesterday in a bruising confirmation hearing. the sharpest exchange against senator john mccain who criticized hagel's opposition to the troop surge in iraq. and hagel apologized for using the term the jewish lobby in the past. >> i have already said i regret referencing the jewish lobby. i should have said pro israel. i think it is the only time on the record that i have ever said that. >> eight republicans plan to vote against him. he has backing among many democrats. >>> blinding snow blamed for a deadly pileup on a michigan highway. the mile long stretch of crashes involving 30 trucks and cars. three peopl
. a new report that questions whether millions of your tax money is being wasted on bomb-sniffing dogs that can't find bombs. >> reporter: we have all seen bomb-sniffing dogs. making their what through the nation's airports. a new gao report slams the government for spending $100 million on a new program before knowing how well it would actually work. this is the way it's supposed to work. in this tsa video, a bomb-sniffing dog locks in on an explosive training device on this man posing as passenger in a covert government test. good dog. at times, the dogs fail. look closely at another tsa video. the woman on the left in pink has an explosive training device in her backpack. but the dog walks right past her to pursue a passenger who has nothing dangerous. rewind the tape. let's look again. right there, the dog goes right past the woman with the explosive training device and keeps tracking the innocent passenger. >> you're using the dogs in ways that they've not previously been used. >> reporter: the report finds that tsa really doesn't know how good the dogs are at tracking explosives
gasoline tax. >> most energy policy people agree with that, but, of course, politically that's just off-limits. >> the head of u.c. berkeley's energy institute said political energy only wrapped up after the solyndra scandal broke. he was criticized for the handling of his lone to the solar panel maker who went bankrupt, laying off more than a thousand workers. >> they talk about that one failure but there are many other successes. >> frank worked at the lawrence national laboratory and said his legacy goes well beyond stimulus spending on energy programs. >> i think ice biggest accomplishment is emphasizing renewable energy, emphasizing science. >> the energy experts i spoke with say steven chu transformed the agency from the department that has been primarily concerned nuclear weapons and nuclear waste to an energy resources organization. >> it's been so great have a nobel prize scientist run the department of energy just in terms of attracting scientists to this important problem. >> khu said he would like to return to teaching and academic research but he will stay on until the pres
gasoline tax. >> most energy policy experts will agree with that, but politically it's off-limits. >> the head of the energy group political pressure ramped up after the solyndra scandal broke. he was criticized for the handling of the $528 million federal loan to the company that went bankrupt laying off more than a thousand workers. >> they talk about that one failure, but there are many other successes. >> jay works with him at the lawrence berkeley national laboratory and his legacy goes well beyond stimulus spending. >> his biggest accomplishment is emphasizing renewable energy. >> the energy experts that i spoke with say he transformed the department from an agency that had been primarily concerned with nuclear weapons and waste to becoming an energy research organization. >> it's so great having a nobel prize scientist to run department of energy in terms of attracting scientists here. >> he would like to return to teaching and research but he will stay on until the president finds a replacement. >>> are you excited? you know there is just one day to go before the 49
california tax -- taxpayers are hipping former nfl players who suffered injuries on the field. >> and a deadly tour bus crash in southern california and the death toll is mounting. we'll explain what happened. >> and a hitchhike better a hatchet is a hero after >>> records were set in the super bowl including at half time. >> one, two, three four. >> beyonce's half time show was a twitter sensation. it was one of the most hyped events of the game, and when she reunited with the former members of destiny's child the twitter verse blew up. twitter experienced about 270,000 related tweets per minute of half time. that is about six million in all. >> that's incredible. and she nailed it, and yes she sang live. >> yes, she did. >>> when it comes to football injury is part of the game, but who pays for the injuries nfl players suffer over the course of their career? >> in someways it costs you the taxpayer some 3,000 nfl players who never played for a california-based team who have workers comp cases pending in the california courts. >> now a closer look. >> some call the nfl an ind
in texas touting the business friendly regulations and low taxes and saying california companies should check out texas. the governor brown is not worried saying if los angeles, everyone with half a brain is coming to california. >> a hearing date is now set for, giant slugger barry bonds who is appearing the obstruction of justice conviction. oral arguments are held in front of a three judge panel of the court of appeals in san francisco. the judges were appointed by three different democratic presidents. bonds was convicts of giving misleading testimony before a federal grand jury. >> when niners lost the super bowl, san francisco police chief lost a bet to an old friend so that means he has to do this, the ray lewis squirrel dance, what lewis does before every ravens home game and made the bet with former oakland. police chief and current baltimore chief of police. >> we made a friendly bet he had to kaepernick or i had to do the ray rue business, i will do my pose that i did the ray lewis dance and send it to tony and well close the books on last season. >> but the pictures will liv
with professional hockey players, and when i do my taxes, i want to work with the professional tax software. >> now, from abc7 news , original i am eric thomas. san francisco police will hold a news conference today in the case of ten-year-old kevin collins, the 4th grader in 1984. police searched a home last week as we first reported digging up bone fragments in a basement believed from an animal but they were sent to the laboratory for analysis. mike nicco is here with the forecast. >> chilly in many areas. we have forecast around santa rosa and 32 and 33 in napa and 40's around oakland and san francisco and 38 in san jose. temperatures in the mid-to-upper 50's under sun, and this time tomorrow, it will be raining. >> southbound 680 is jammed according to our app great martinez to 242 to highway 4 with an early accident gone but still, a stalled big rig at 242 in the right lane and a new accident southbound ♪ >>> and you know that voice anywhere. josh groban, "you raise me up." and he is right here at our desk this morning. >> i'm here at the desk. what is going on? >> you're so relaxed, you di
. the mayor will talk about the need for new taxes to support city services and restore pay to worker whose have seen cuts in recent years and to health the budget. polling shows 70's percent of people now support a one quarter percent height in the sales tax. >> sue is checking the traffic. what do you have? >> an early car fire on the san mateo bridge on eastbound side, before the high-rise, in the pullout but the emergency crews, fire crews, are blocking the right lane and you can see westbound is sluggish, because of rubberneckers. elsewhere, we have first reports of an accident in the median south 101 at redwood city. >> when we come back our meteorologist tells u >> we are seeing sprinkles in downtown san francisco. you can see southeast on the camera, live doppler 7 hd shows the best radar returns, san rafael and novato and waves of light rain through the north bay at this hour. the line will sink to the south. from 9:00 to noon it will move from 9:00 to noon it will move through the heart of the baydayg to give a breast cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. it
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